Three closed canals will be fully open but with restrictions

Published: Tuesday, 02 June 2020

THE Canal & River Trust regrets to confirm that navigation opportunities along the Leeds & Liverpool, Peak Forest and Macclesfield canals this summer will be restricted.

Boater evicted by Droitwich Marina for upholding Cororavirus rules

Published: Monday, 01 June 2020

MY NAME is Sandra, I am a single woman, living full time on my boat, moored at Droitwich Marina for five years, writes Sandra Burgess.

Where has the water gone?

Published: Monday, 01 June 2020

I HAVE seen information indicating that in 1824, 291 boats were loaded at Bugsworth Basin in a four-week period, writes Ralph Freeman.

More towpath attacks

Published: Monday, 01 June 2020

ADDING to the spate of recent towpath attacks there have been a further two on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

And still they fail

Published: Monday, 01 June 2020

BACK issues of narrowboatworld show 10 articles concerning failures of the pumps at Tinsley on the Sheffield & South Yorkshire navigation.

Victor: Leeds & Liverpool Canal open tells CaRT

Published: Sunday, 31 May 2020

A STOPPAGE Notice from Canal & River Trust on Friday blithely proclaimed that from tomorrow, 1st June, the Leeds & Liverpool Canal will be—'Navigation: Open'.

Your waterways memories

Published: Saturday, 30 May 2020

THE Canal & River Trust is attempting to paint a rosy picture of its waterways by inviting good memories.

Erewash Canal claims another victim

Published: Friday, 29 May 2020

A BODY was pulled from the Erewash Canal yesterday (Thursday) by the police.

Gave a different picture

Published: Friday, 29 May 2020

THAT was hard going from Allan Richards about Todbrook Reservoir, but pleased someone had the guts to tell it, writes Duncan Naylor.

Poor prospect for the northern canals

Published: Friday, 29 May 2020

 THE Canal & River Trust tells us that longer journeys can commence on your boat after 1st June.